First Annual Ladies' Weekend Out

Chocolate, Gardens, & Artistic Expression at Edgewood Garden

Friday, August 28th through Sunday, August 30th

Come to Edgewood Garden for a weekend of garden fun. Learn botanical illustration, flower arranging or garden landscape painting with Portland Community College and Hardy Plant Society of Oregon instructor, Karen Karlsson, while indulging in chocolate and garden delights.

Arrive Friday night at Edgewood Garden to a welcome of hot chocolate and brownies. Wake up the next morning to the sound of birds and the flush of flowers. After a continental breakfast, go on a garden tour with owner Ilga Jansons, and then start creating with Karen. After a lunch (with a chocolate dessert, of course), more artwork. The evening before and after a candlelit dinner with wine, is for exploring the house and garden, curling up with a book or journal, chatting with new friends or watching a movie. Sunday, more art instruction, with breakfast and lunch served. Group will disperse at 4:00pm on Sunday afternoon.

Arrival: Friday after 8:00pm
Departure: Sunday 4:00pm

Cost: $120.00 for general public, $95.00 for Edgewood Garden volunteers.
Fully refundable through July 31st, no refunds after that date.
Limit of 10 people. Double or triple occupancy only. Sorry, no single rooms. Weather permitting, you may sleep out in the garden buildings. Five meals included. Please let us know in advance if you have any food allergies.

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The Ladies' Weekend out is now full. Email us if you would like to be added to the waiting list.